Jeffrey Di Leo

Jeffrey R. Di Leo is editor and publisher of American Book Review, and Dean of Arts and Sciences at the University of Houston-Victoria. His most recent book, Higher Education under Late Capitalism: Identity, Conduct, and the Neoliberal Condition, will be out in March.

Essays by this author

The Economics of Book Reviews 


In a review of the contemporary publishing marketplace in the U.S. and the many definitions of “corporate fiction,” Di Leo, editor of the American Book Review, offers some insights into the new economics of digital publishing and how ABR’s recent decision to partner with ProjectMuse ended the “online poaching” of the magazine’s content.